Genetics

Discover our undergraduate courses, Masters and PhD degrees in Genetics.

Genetics is a fast-paced and exciting field of modern biology. Recent advances have transformed our understanding of genes and entire genomes. These developments underpin human health, biotechnology and biodiversity conservation.

We have close links with Cancer Research UK and the Wellcome Trust, among others. You’ll get to know about the latest research findings, from cell regulation to cancer.

Our experts are researching the molecular basis of genes and genomes, tracking down disease genes and the use of modern methods in genetics.

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